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What's the Problem?
For this AA, drinking was definitely the problem
I've been sober for nearly four years and lately, I keep hearing people in AA saying things like, "Drinking isn't my problem."
I think this is both true and false. I had been sent to AA numerous times over the years by judges and rehabs. Finally, I came to AA with an honest desire to stop drinking. I knew something had to change. I had gotten to the point in which I had lost all hope and could not stop picking up a drink for even a single day. I had reached my bottom.
I awoke in the all-too-familiar setting of concrete and stainless steel. As I lay there, in my groggy,...
-- Daniel H
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